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Finally decided to pull the trigger on an SSD

#1gsf4lyfePosted 10/28/2013 11:11:31 AM
I'm really pretty excited for its arrival.
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Currently playing: Borderlands 2
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#2Mr_ZaltanPosted 10/28/2013 11:16:23 AM
Have fun.
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Now Playing - XCOM: Enemy Unknown
#3StingyrayPosted 10/28/2013 11:19:41 AM
With great power comes great responsibility. My Grandfather told me that. But, he was a thief and a con artist, so his word isn't worth much.

Which SSD are you getting?
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#4gsf4lyfe(Topic Creator)Posted 10/28/2013 11:28:05 AM
Stingyray posted...
With great power comes great responsibility. My Grandfather told me that. But, he was a thief and a con artist, so his word isn't worth much.

Which SSD are you getting?


The 120GB Samsung 840 EVO
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Currently playing: Borderlands 2
SteamID: gsf4lyfe
#5PraetorXynPosted 10/28/2013 11:59:29 AM
You'll never be able to have your OS installed on a HDD again.
It's that noticeable.
When a machine with a HDD boots, it takes a minute or so for Windows to load. Then the computer is slow as hell for a couple more minutes until all the services start, etc.

With a SSD, it takes 15 seconds tops for Windows to boot (usually 10-12) and it's usable pretty much immediately.
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#6ShebeskiiPosted 10/28/2013 12:05:30 PM
Enjoy. You won't regret it.
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#7KidInTheHallPosted 10/28/2013 12:28:30 PM
It's about time you got the balls and became a man.
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#8gsf4lyfe(Topic Creator)Posted 10/28/2013 1:42:00 PM
I play a ton of civ v which has atrocious load times, pretty pumped about that too.
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#9VIP86Posted 10/28/2013 1:51:08 PM
I will be honest, you will be upset. Why? You will want a larger SSD right after you get your 120gb!
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#10PhilOnDezPosted 10/28/2013 2:39:23 PM
gsf4lyfe posted...
I play a ton of civ v which has atrocious load times, pretty pumped about that too.


It won't help. The load times in Civ V are from calculations while the world generates, not read times from your disk.
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